Tidy Fuchsia Shift

Regular price $149.00 Sale price $119.00 Save $30.00
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This exclusive New Zealand designer, Thornton Hall wool blend dress is a true vintage treasure, over 50 years old and still in great condition. Made from a luxurious wool blended fabric, this dress offers incomparable softness and versatility. Its effortless silhouette, complemented by feminine tailoring, creates a timeless style that will elevate any wardrobe.

Wear it on its own or pair it with a frilly blouse and fur neck accessory for a bold look. This dress can also be worn as an over-trousers shift or styled with funky tights, as shown, making it the perfect choice for cooler weather. Experience unparalleled elegance with this exquisite dress.

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Private Collection NZ
Thornton Hall

Wool Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) blend
Very good commensurate with age and love. Some repair areas that do not detract when worn

Modern Size Indicator*:
8 - 10
Measurement: Bust 38 cm, Waist 38 cm, Hip 44 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Fit: Tailored
Fixture: Original

Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Additional items pictured not included in sale and are for illustrative purposes only. Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as seen or noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

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